Best Roaring Moon counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

Looking for the best ways to take down Roaring Moon in Pokémon GO Raid Battles? Our guide has got you covered with a comprehensive list of the top Roaring Moon counters, including the highest DPS and tankiest options.

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Roaring Moon counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 51.642736.492106.0s139.3
          2Shadow GardevoirShadow Pokémon iconShadow GardevoirFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 46.321808.06278.1s115.8
          3Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 39.192537.142129.5s111.2
          4XerneasXerneasFairyGeomancy *FairyMoonblast 39.472473.342125.3s111.0
          5Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamFightingCounter *FairyDazzling Gleam *42.831822.28285.1s109.4
          6Shadow GranbullShadow Pokémon iconShadow GranbullFairyCharm FairyPlay Rough 43.061439.723100.3s103.5
          7Mega BanetteMega Pokémon iconMega BanetteGhostHex FairyDazzling Gleam 33.682925.972173.7s102.8
          8TogekissTogekissFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 36.652147.852117.2s101.4
          9GardevoirGardevoirFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 38.461777.013138.6s100.3
          10GholdengoGholdengoGhostHex FairyDazzling Gleam 27.404808.311175.5s99.7
          11Mega LatiasMega Pokémon iconMega LatiasFairyCharm DragonOutrage 33.262447.922147.2s97.4
          12Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieNormalTackle FairyMoonblast 33.872294.742135.5s97.2
          13XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock FairyDazzling Gleam 37.801539.633122.2s95.5
          14Zacian (Hero)Zacian (Hero)NormalQuick Attack FairyPlay Rough 34.102085.562122.3s95.4
          15Mega SalamenceMega Pokémon iconMega SalamenceDragonDragon Tail DragonDraco Meteor 32.712353.152143.9s95.3
          16PrimarinaPrimarinaFairyCharm FairyMoonblast 35.091806.532103.0s94.0
          17TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *30.932621.432169.5s93.8
          18SylveonSylveonFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 33.452024.862121.1s93.3
          19Shadow DonphanShadow Pokémon iconShadow DonphanFairyCharm FairyPlay Rough 35.721607.343135.0s92.5
          20Shadow AlakazamShadow Pokémon iconShadow AlakazamFightingCounter *FairyDazzling Gleam *39.221171.664119.5s91.7
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Roaring Moon in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Roaring Moon down quickly with high DPS, or the tankiest counters that can withstand its attacks, our guide has something for every trainer.

          This table displays a list of best Roaring Moon counters in Pokémon GO with their Fast Attacks, Charged Attacks, DPS (damage per second), TDO (total damage output), faints, TTW (time to win), and score. The list is sorted by the score, which is calculated based on the DPS, TDO, faints, and TTW.

          The top-ranked Roaring Moon counter is Mega Gardevoir, followed by Shadow Gardevoir, Mega Rayquaza, and Xerneas. The table also includes Mega Alakazam, Shadow Granbull, Mega Banette, and Togekiss, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Roaring Moon type chart

          When fighting Roaring Moon, keep in mind the following that Dragon and Dark-type Pokémon are weak to Fairy, Bug, Dragon, Fighting, and Ice type moves. They take reduced damage from Dark, Electric, Fire, Ghost, Grass, Water, and Psychic type moves.


          Type chart shows the percentage (%) of damage taken from an incoming attack of a particular type.